Babieca Dive Center

Although one of the newest dive centers on Cozumel, Babieca has already made a name for itself as a group of knowledgeable dive professionals that offer some of the most comprehensive training and serve as pleasant dive guides. Additionally, they are just a five minute walk from the pier, making them easily accessible by cruisers.

Offerings and Cost

In order to accommodate every level of diver and style of learning, Babieca offers training in PADI, NAUI, TDI, and NACD.

Their tours visit sites such as Paso del Cedral, Santa Rosa, Colombia, Palancar Gardens, and Wall of San Francisco.

Introduction to Diving costs $80 per person. Open Water Diving, which includes 4 dives, costs $282 per person. Advanced Diving costs $401 per person. All other courses range between the $80 refresher course and the $753 Diving Guide Course.

A 1-tank dive costs $75 while 2 dives over two days costs $188. Diving packages range from a $68 1-tank night dive all the way up to a $380 2-dive adventure over five days.

All prices are in USD.

What to Expect

Each of Babieca's boats accommodate no more than eight divers at a time and come set and ready to dive with all of the important dive and safety equipment, plus snacks and drinks.

For more information concerning diving in the Caribbean, including useful suggestions and tips for both beginners and "pros" read our detailed guide to diving in the Caribbean.

Location and Contact Information

Located on the island of Cozumel, Babieca Dive Center is found within El Cid La Ceiba Beach Hotel, and serves local customers and travelers who want to dive during their vacation on this part of the island or nearby. In case you're wondering, San Miguel is two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the northeast.

Location: Carretera A Chankanaab, Cozumel

Phone: (987) 869-1311




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